Gardar Sigurdsson, MD

Gardar Sigurdsson, MD


Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English
  • Icelandic

Care Philosophy

Dr. Sigurdsson is specialized in cardiovascular imaging. His practice focuses on early detection of coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease and complications of advanced disease with heart failure. He believes in a team-based approach and a shared decision-making process with patients, caregivers and referring physicians, centered on education and open communication.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Aortic Disease
  • Coronary Disease
  • Valve Disease

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Iceland


  • University of Iowa


  • University of Minnesota

Other Education

  • Cleveland Clinic - Cardiac Imaging

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Cardiovascular Disease, Board Of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
  • National Board of Echocardiography

Recognition and Leadership


  • Director Imaging Section
  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
  • Radiological Society of North America

Academic Information

Associate Professor